How tech giants plan to keep fake news out of 2018 election

Carlos Monje, director of Twitter’s North America public policy and philanthropy, speaks during a hearing Wednesday of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation. Brendan Smialowski / AFP/Getty Images Hindsight is 2016. Facebook, Google and Twitter representatives, testifying at a Senate committee hearing on Wednesday, said they learned important lessons from how fake news and Russian propaganda spread across their sites during the 2016 … Continue reading How tech giants plan to keep fake news out of 2018 election

Will President Trump and the Alliance Drain the Gremlin Swamp?

In this video I comment on parallels between the 1990 comedy horror film Gremlins 2 and a possible President Trump and alliance takeover against a criminal globalist cabal. Music: “Disco con Tutti” Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com) Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0 License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/ Sources: Gremlins 2: The New Batch Gremlins 2 Deleted Scenes Part 1 https://youtu.be/ Gremlins 2 Deleted Scenes Part 2 https://youtu.be/3i6V7U94ArM Gremlins … Continue reading Will President Trump and the Alliance Drain the Gremlin Swamp?

Virginia’s Election on Tuesday Will Test the Power of Silicon Valley’s New Activists

On Friday, Ryan Ko finished up his latest consulting project at McKinsey & Company and Ubered to the San Francisco Airport. His destination: the political hotbed of Virginia. This weekend is the final sprint leading up to Tuesday’s gubernatorial election, which is being seen as a crucial test of the nation’s political direction in the Trump era. Ko and a small army of Silicon Valley … Continue reading Virginia’s Election on Tuesday Will Test the Power of Silicon Valley’s New Activists

Google, Facebook Helped Anti-Islam Group During 2016 Election

The flaws in their business models keep on becoming more apparent: If you saw ads on your Facebook feed showing an alternate reality where France and Germany were governed by Sharia law ahead of the 2016 elections, you’re not alone. Facebook (FB, +0.89%) and Google (GOOGL, +0.18%) helped advertising company Harris Media run the campaigns for their client, Secure America Now—a conservative, nonprofit advocacy group whose … Continue reading Google, Facebook Helped Anti-Islam Group During 2016 Election

Stephen Colbert Addresses Russian Pokemon Go Election Controversy

Start Slideshow The peculiar controversy surrounding Pokemon Go supposedly being used as a Russian tool to influence the U.S. election has made its rounds up to the late-night talk shows where Stephen Colbert recently had a brief segment of his show devoted to the bizarre report. For those who might’ve missed the news or are still understandably confused regarding why Russia, U.S. politics, and Pokemon … Continue reading Stephen Colbert Addresses Russian Pokemon Go Election Controversy